Preparation Course for PHR/SPHR Certification Exam


The Human Resource Management Program preparation course for the SHRM-CP & SHRM-SCP certification exams  will be offered again on Monday evenings, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Fall 2015. This program is offered by the Center for Continuing Education at Le Moyne College in conjunction with the Central New York Society for Human Resource Management (CNY SHRM). 



Who should attend?

  • Human resource staff members pursuing advancement
  • Human resource employees with limited experience
  • Employee benefits directors
  • Employee relations managers/supervisors
  • Training directors
  • Senior managers in new positions within the human resources field
  • Mid-level managers seeking career change or enhancement

For answers to frequently asked questions visit www.cnyshrm.org.


Mary Anne Ciccarelli, SPHR, Director of Human Resources, Syracuse Model Neighborhood
Nick Romano, SPHR
, Vice President of Human Resources, Sysco Syracuse LLC
Christine List, SPHR, Human Resource Specialist, Rock Tenn Solvay Mill

Cost/Registration Information

$960 for SHRM members and $1,030 for non-SHRM members.

Registration will begin late July 2015 and is on a first-come, first-served basis. The registration and payment deadline for Fall 2015 will be mid August. There is a late fee of $50. Registration is limited to 25 participants and is based on the date of registration receipt. The fee includes all course materials: books, Internet learning materials and Internet update access.  Students will also be able to access the modules via e-reader devices (Nook, Kindle, iPad, etc) as well.

A confirmation letter and map will be mailed to you upon receipt of your registration.

The cost of the SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP exam is NOT included.


To receive a refund, cancellations must be made in writing and received by September 8, 2015.

Download a program application form (pdf)


 A scholarship for this class is available through  CNY-SHRM scholarship .

Program Content

This program prepares participants for the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) national examination for the Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) accreditation. Upon successful completion of the program, participants receive recognition from Le Moyne College and SHRM National.

The not-for-college-credit program is also designed for those seeking continuous professional development and a broad overview of the human resources field. The program content includes: